The ancient Olympics were last celebrated in AD 393. They were abolished the following year by a decree of the Roman Emperor Theodosius, because they were un-Christian.
Byzantine Emperor Theodosius the 2nd declared to stop the ancient Olympics as he hated Zeus.
because of the god
Ancient Greeks were very serious about the Olympics that even when they are in the middle of a war,they will actually stop what there doing and go and play in the Olympics!
The ancient Olympics stopped because there are now more people that are modern than ancient and people will get fed up having to watch old sports and the Olympics will lose their career
The Olympics were last celebrated in AD 393, and abolished for being un-Christian the following year.
The ancient Olympics began in 776 BC
In the Ancient Olympics the competitors were nude.
they ancient Olympics begun to honor their gods
Ancient Greeks had the Olympics to honor Zeus.
There were 9 events at the ancient olympics
The Olympics is an Ancient Greek festival.
Ancient Olympics were only hosted in Olympia
Only men were able to compete in the Ancient Olympics. Women were forbid to enter the Ancient Olympics, or, Olympia, as it was called back then.
why did the greek Olympics stop why did the greek Olympics stop
The athletes of the ancient Olympics were young Greek men.
ones ancient ones modern
the first ancient Olympics where head in grease
They wore NO CLOTHES at the Ancient Olympics!! .
They didn't do swimming in the ancient Olympics.
They didn't. The modern Olympics was restarted in the late 1800's and not directly linked to the ancient Olympics at all.
The Ancient Olympics were held in Olympia, Greece. Modern Olympics are held in various areas.
ancient Olympics were held every 4 years
when was the last ancient olympics held
The ancient Olympics were held to honor the Greek gods (especially to honor Zeus).